Treasure Island

Gabriela Duricova

(22.5.1984 / Bratislava)

Blisters and Bliss


Though city lights show pavement gleaming
In hidden corners tears are streaming
A broken heart to purify

Heretic thoughts tempt righteous falling
While sin viciously keeps on strolling
Some twisted truth to testify

Each day new hand the old replaces
And soon the crowd counts thousand faces
All of them turned the other way

Who is to blame for rage tormenting
That seems to never be relenting,
Dreams those don't make it through the day?

Though world's dark shadows keep deceiving
To save yourself don't stop believing
In word that carved in gold stays plain

And like an angel's wing defending
Brings bliss, hope and peace neverending
Love makes sun shine despite the rain

Submitted: Wednesday, August 14, 2013
Edited: Thursday, August 15, 2013
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